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FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminar

Date:30 Apr 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details: Venue: Central Highlands Library, 178 Doveton Street North, Ballarat
Email : carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au
Phone: 0407 143 431
Details: Wednesday 30th April 2014 9.30 am - 11.30 am

Location: CENTRAL HIGHLANDS LIBRARY, 178 Doveton Street North, Ballarat

To reserve your place please telephone the library on 03 5338 6850 OR email carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au

BE QUICK! LIMITED PLACES!!

We would like to invite you to attend one of our FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminars where we will TEACH you how to structure the layout of YOUR own Resume/CV and Cover Letter. Please feel free to bring your current Resume/CV along.

YOU will also learn how to find what the keywords are in a job advertisement, how to select the "Right" Referees, how to correctly Address Key Selection Criteria and essential Interview Techniques to "Nail" that Interview!!


Workplace Injuries - FREE Education Session

Date:30 Apr 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Ballarat Golf Club, 1800 Sturt Street
Email : kerriemunro@nabenet.com.au
Phone: 0430 821 026
Details:
Time: 8.30am-10am

Laura Matthews (a Physiotherapist and accredited Workplace Support Service consultant) will share her knowledge of the 7 principles of successful return to work. It is expected that participants will gain an improved knowledge of how to handle return to work issues in their workplace.

Session are FREE - Numbers are limited.

Please RSVP to kerriemunro@nabenet.com.au or phone: 0430 821 026


Your Business Success

Date:01 May 2014
Non Members: $25.00
Members: $25.00
Details:
Venue: Fed Uni - Brewery Building Lecture Theatre
Ballarat Lydiard St South
Email : keiran@blueprintcg.com.au
Phone: 0418 536659

Details: Are you the highest paid person working the least amount of hours in your business? It is Possible to Free up time & Increase Profits in 90 days or Less!
Attention....Business Owners
2 Local Business Advisors Get Down To The Nitty Gritty Of "Your Business Success"...
All At A Value Packed Workshop.
Learn how to effectively reduce risk, build success and create opportunities in YOUR Business
Money Back Guarantee; No hype, No Ra Ra...
EXPECTED RESULTS
Business owners who understand what really drives their business work less hours and have a better work/life balance than business owners who are out of control.

Fact 1: There are no quick fixes to your business success. There are however, correct processes, implemented in the correct way to give you successful outcomes that you deserve for being in business.

Fact 2:
Why import business knowledge and expertise when it is
Here's what you walk away with:
- Why most small businesses fail to achieve the results they desire and what you can to do about it
- The 7 simple to follow steps to "your business success"
- Your business drivers and the impact they have on your business
*PLUS a complimentary 20 page customised business analysis report for each attending business

Secure "Your Business Success" workshop attendance NOW - go to www.fkmglobal.com/workshops


Dealing with an Ageing Workforce

Date:06 May 2014
Non Members: $35.00
Members: $35.00
Details:
Venue: Ballarat Golf Club
Email : kaym@aigroup.asn.au
Phone: 5331 7688
Details: Many employers are grapling with the issue of dealing with an ageing workforce. How do you retain the knowledge? How flexible are you with working hours? Have you carried out an age profile on your employees? Do you know the intentions of your older workers? These and other questions will be addressed at this interactive panel session.

Costs: $25 BROSH members, $35 non-members


Industry Site Tour - Ballarat Specialist School F.A.R.M Campus

Date:07 May 2014
Non Members: TBA
Members: Free
Details: In conjunction with Karden Disability Support Foundation

Venue: Ballarat Specialist School Farm Campus, 800 Norman Street Invermay Park
Time: 10am - 11:30am

Details:
Commerce Ballarat members are invited to come tour the new Ballarat Specialist School Farm Campus. FARM stands for flexibility, adaptability, responsibility and management.
Morning tea will follow the tour with two guest speakers;
Liz Kelly - Director, TLConsult and James O'Brien - State Manager, National Disability Services who will highlight the opportunities available through the NDIS.
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE


FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminar

Date:15 May 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Central Highlands Library Ballarat
Email : carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au
Phone: 0407 143 431
Time: 9.30 am - 11.30 am

To reserve your place please telephone the library on 03 5338 6850 OR email carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au

BE QUICK! LIMITED PLACES!!

We would like to invite you to attend one of our FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminars where we will TEACH you how to structure the layout of your own Resume/CV and Cover Letter. Please feel free to bring your current Resume/CV along.

You will also learn how to find what the keywords are in a job advertisement, how to select the "Right" Referees, how to correctly Address Key Selection Criteria and essential Interview Techniques to "Nail" that Interview!!


Business Day Out 2014

Date:21 May 2014
Non Members: $250.00
Members: $210.00
Details:
Venue: Novotel Forest Resort Creswick
Time: Registrations open at 8am for an 8:45am start

Business Day Out 2014 is a fully catered one-day conference. The day will consist of four guest speakers;
Russ Wylie - Employer Engagement and Effectiveness
Bernard Salt - Consumer, Cultural and Demographic Trends
Russel Howcroft - Marketing
Damien Adler - Mindfulness

Throughout the day participants will have a chance to interact with other like minded business people in the morning, lunch and afternoon breaks as well as a social networking function which will be held at the completion of the day.

Should you require accommodation the Novotel is offering special rates;
Single: $179 including full buffet breakfast
Twin: $199 including full buffet breakfast

Contact the Resort (03) 5345 9600 and mention Business Day Out to take advantage of these offers.
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE


Industry Site Tour

Date:28 May 2014
Non Members: TBA
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Ballarat Community Health Lucas Facility
Time: 10am - 11:30am

Details:
You are invited to tour Ballarat Community Health's new Lucas facility, led by Project Manager, Jim Rodgers. The building takes a whole of life approach with a focus on the best use of energy, sunlight and space for all users. It is a place where people can come to meet, learn and receive quality consultation. Tour will run for approximately 1 hour with Tea and Coffee provided afterwards.
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE


Equal Opportunity Act - an overview

Date:29 May 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Quest Ballarat, 7-11 Dawson Street, Ballarat
Time: 2.30pm-4.30pm
Email : michael.barr@veohrc.vic.gov.au
Phone: 90323474

Details: Whether you are an employer, a provider of goods and services, a club or a local government authority, you have obligations under Victoria's equal opportunity laws. This workshop will help you understand what you have to do and how the Commission can help.

The workshop will:
- highlight the important features of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010
- give an overview of your obligationsunder the law
- consider the implications for your organisation's policies and practice
- outline how the Commission can help you work towards good practice.

Book online now at www.humanrightscommission.vic.gov.au/training or call (03) 9032 3415


Workplace bullying and sexual harassment

Date:30 May 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Quest Ballarat, 7-11 Dawson Street, Ballarat
Time: 9:30am - 11.30am
Email : michael.barr@veohrc.vic.gov.au
Phone: 9032 3474

Details: Learn how to identify the risks and deal with inappropriate behaviour quickly, effectively and out of the public domain, while respecting all staff involved and safeguarding ongoing working relationships.

The workshop will:
- consider an organisation's responsibilities to protect staff from inappropriate behaviour
- explain the policies an organisation needs to prevent and eliminate sexual harassment and bullying
- consider the bullying provisions in the Fair Work Act 2009.

Book online now at www.humanrightscommission.vic.gov.au/training or call (03) 9032 3415


FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminar

Date:04 Jun 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Central Highlands Library Ballarat
Email : carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au
Phone: 0407 143 431
Time: 9.30 am - 11.30 am

To reserve your place please telephone the library on 03 5338 6850 OR email carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au

BE QUICK! LIMITED PLACES!!

We would like to invite you to attend one of our FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminars where we will TEACH you how to structure the layout of your own Resume/CV and Cover Letter. Please feel free to bring your current Resume/CV along.

You will also learn how to find what the keywords are in a job advertisement, how to select the "Right" Referees, how to correctly Address Key Selection Criteria and essential Interview Techniques to "Nail" that Interview!!


Commerce Ballarat 505 Club

Date:12 Jun 2014
Non Members: $16.50
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Ballarat District Nursing and Healthcare, 1818 Strurt Street
Time: 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Details:
An evening of networking and fostering relationships to grow your business.
Drinks and Savouries provided
Members and Non-Members: REGISTER HERE


FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminar

Date:25 Jun 2014
Non Members: Free
Members: Free
Details:
Venue: Central Highlands Library Ballarat
Email : carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au
Phone: 0407 143 431
Time: 9.30 am - 11.30 am

To reserve your place please telephone the library on 03 5338 6850 OR email carmel@provenresumeresults.com.au

BE QUICK! LIMITED PLACES!!

We would like to invite you to attend one of our FREE 2 Hour Resume Writing Seminars where we will TEACH you how to structure the layout of your own Resume/CV and Cover Letter. Please feel free to bring your current Resume/CV along.

You will also learn how to find what the keywords are in a job advertisement, how to select the "Right" Referees, how to correctly Address Key Selection Criteria and essential Interview Techniques to "Nail" that Interview!!


Regional Human Resource Management Conference

Date:19 Aug 2014
Non Members: TBA
Members: TBA
Details: Venue: Ballarat Lodge, Main Road, Ballarat
Email : kaym@aigroup.asn.au
Phone: 5331 7688
Details: This one day conference is designed to assist companies to improve the way they manage human resources in the workplace. The conference is designed to stimulate, inform and assist regional HR practitioners, managers, supervisors and business owners to develop strategies that add value to their organisation.

It will be a must for anyone dealing with employees and wanting to keep abreast of changes within human resource management practices.

The conference will be held from 9.00am to 4.00pm and will be followed by a networking event to allow participants to discuss the topics of the day.

$220.00 Ai Group members - $250.00 non-members


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